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Painter Jackie Saccoccio on Her Endlessly Regenerating Abstract Portraits

For <b>Jackie Saccoccio</b>, the winner of this year’s <b>Artadia NADA Award</b>, painting is not a quiet moment of reflection in front of an easel. Her works unfold …

Vacation Bucket List: The Top 10 Trips of a Lifetime

Your complete guide to the must-have travel experiences across the globe.<p>For those of us suffering from an incurable case of wanderlust, the question is always '<i>where am I going to vacation to next?</i>' If you don't have your travel bucket list already mapped out, luxury travel consortium Virtuoso is …

11 Handy Hashtags for Navigating the Art World

Galleries<p>The Twitter and Instagram trends every art nerd needs to know.<p>,<p>Photo by @missmillemaria, with Ron Mueck’s “Boy,” appearing under the …

I Quit My Job and Spent 3 Years Visiting 60 Countries with My Camera

Sometime during 2010, I began dreaming of quitting my job and traveling around Asia for a year before returning to the work force. I had graduated …

12 Street Artists You Need To Follow on Instagram

Keep tabs on the best graffiti, sticker and street artists from NYC’s first ever Lower Manhattan Mural Festival.<p>If you happened to be in lower Manhattan the second weekend of August, you might have noticed something a little out of place: graffiti artists, out in the open, spray painting the city …

Artsplainer: Roy Lichtenstein and the Sea in East Hampton

The Pop artist Roy Lichtenstein had a home in the ocean-fronting Long Island, New York, town of Southampton but when he dreamed up the dramatic seascapes he created throughout his long career, he tended to focus on pictorial clichés, vistas that alluded to images from visual pop culture rather than …

How Nikon Film SLRs Were Made in the 1990s

Want to see how Nikon SLR cameras were made two decades ago? Back in 1998, the Japanese TV show “The Making” — an international predecessor of <i>How</i> …

Meet 12 Contemporary African Artists Making Waves in the Art World

Art Guides<p>They're changing the game.<p>,<p>African art’s irresistible appeal has finally reached New York City.<p>Nigerian-born artist and scholar …

10 New Artists You Need to Know: July 2015

Alessia Cara, Mø, Disasterpeace, Ultimate Painting and more<p>Once again, we talked to 10 of the hottest artists who are climbing the charts, breaking …

Music

The 99 Greatest Dance Albums of All Time

From the well-known to the unexpected, these 99 LPs span five decades and countless BPMs in the name of dancefloor greatness.<p>In the world of dance music, the single is the thing. Still, not everyone is a DJ and sometimes a playlist just won't do. Even in a time when the record industry is satiating …

5 Great Books To Read In June

A roundup of recent favorites we’ve reviewed in the BuzzFeed Books newsletter.

Books

This Avid Reader Makes Gorgeous 3D Art Out Of Abandoned Books

There's more than one way to enjoy a book.<p>H/T Daily of the Day

Books

8 Mysterious Van Gogh Theories That Haunt Us To This Day

Today is the birthday of one of the art world's most beloved outsiders, the iconic post-Impressionist whose melancholic spirit and rapturous paintings forever colored our notion of the "tortured artist." Yes, we're talking about Vincent van Gogh, a man whose life is as widely renowned as it is …

China for beginners: 7 first-timer fails to avoid on your trip to Beijing

Beijing's contradictions create a rip-roaring adventure for first-time visitors. Neon lights flash alongside swaying lanterns. Enormous squares yawn next to labyrinthine <i>hútòng</i> (alleyways). Catcalling market sellers and car horns provide a constant soundtrack.<p>In a city as deafening as it is …

The 2015 Way to Travel on the Cheap

You'll be a jetsetter in no time.<p>The digital age is bittersweet for those of us with wanderlust. On one hand, your Instagram feed is filled with idyllic snaps from exotic locales that are merely pipe dreams due to your lack of funds. On the other, you have a million sites and apps at your finger …

Leaf Off / The Cave

Kiso ft. Neven - Interstellar (Original Mix)

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Table for one: what top chefs cook when they’re home alone

Karam Sethi<p>Cheese on toast is the ultimate comfort meal for one, plus it takes all of five minutes to put together. It’s what I always eat when I’m in a rush, don’t really want to cook, or just need a lift after a long day.<p><b>Cheese on challah toast with green chilli and coriander</b><p>The addition of …

Ice Cream

9 Fast Recipes to Rescue Your Valentine's Day

If you haven't planned for Valentine's Day, don’t worry. From beautiful French toast to rich, chocolatey molten cake, here are nine fast recipes to …

Studio Visit: Photographer Jill Greenberg

On the fifth floor of a joint residential/workspace building in Manhattan's Chelsea neighborhood, photographer Jill Greenberg set up shop back in 1997. While she would leave in 2000 for the West Coast, 12 years later she returned and the studio itself has had a resounding impact on her latest …

Art

Matisse’s cut-outs: A South Seas voyage into history

Henri Matisse started making his iconic cut-outs after an illness. But it was a special journey that inspired the form they would take. Alastair Sooke reports.<p>Last month an important exhibition devoted to the swan-song of the French artist Henri Matisse opened at the Museum of Modern Art in New …

Henri Matisse

Amazon picks the 100 best books of 2014

Celeste Ng may want to prepare for a deluge of attention from the literary set. Her debut novel, "Everything I Never Told You," just topped Amazon's list of the 100 best books of the year.<p>"We loved it," said Amazon editorial director Sara Nelson. "This book is a gem. It's beautifully written, it's …

The 10 Best Movies You Didn't See in 2014

The simple fact is this: there are <i>so many movies</i> released every year. Even when it's your job to see movies, chances are that you miss a handful (myself included). But more, it can safely be assumed, have slipped by <i>you</i>. Which is a shame, because there were a ton of smaller movies that missed the …